Mary Kom Included In 10-Athlete Ambassadors Group For 2020 Tokyo Olympics
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Mary Kom Included In 10-Athlete Ambassadors Group For 2020 Tokyo Olympics

The IOC's Task Force included Mary Kom in a 10-strong athlete ambassadors group to represent boxers in the build-up to next year's Tokyo Olympic Games.

Mary Kom To Abhinav Bindra On Olympics Qualification Row: "Better To Be Quiet"
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Mary Kom To Abhinav Bindra On Olympics Qualification Row: "Better To Be Quiet"

Mary Kom said Abhinav Bindra "doesn't know anything about boxing" after he spoke about the ongoing Olympics qualification row between her and Nikhat Zareen.

Mary Kom Says "Not Scared To Fight Nikhat Zareen" In Trials For Olympic Qualifiers
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Mary Kom Says "Not Scared To Fight Nikhat Zareen" In Trials For Olympic Qualifiers

Mary Kom (51kg) found herself embroiled in a controversy with Zareen demanding a trial bout against her before the Indian squad for next year's Olympic qualifiers is decided.

Boxing Federation Of India To Call Meeting To Solve Mary Kom-Nikhat Zareen Selection Row
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Boxing Federation Of India To Call Meeting To Solve Mary Kom-Nikhat Zareen Selection Row

Nikhat Zareen had claimed that the federation was backing Mary Kom to compete in the Tokyo Olympics qualifiers next year without giving her a "fair chance".

Nikhat Zareen Demands Bout With Mary Kom, Asks For "Fair Chance" Ahead Of Olympic Qualifiers
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Nikhat Zareen Demands Bout With Mary Kom, Asks For "Fair Chance" Ahead Of Olympic Qualifiers

Nikhat Zareen, in her letter, stated that the Boxing Federation of India's rule of exempting gold and silver medallists from the World Cup was being changed to accommodate Mary Kom who won a bronze in the tournament.

Olympic Qualifiers: Nikhat Zareen Cries Foul After Boxing Federation Backs Mary Kom
Indo-Asian News Service

Olympic Qualifiers: Nikhat Zareen Cries Foul After Boxing Federation Backs Mary Kom

BFI president Ajay Singh told reporters that Mary Kom, could possibly be their automatic choice for next year's Olympic qualifiers in Wuhan.

Mary Kom Questions Protest Rule At Women
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Mary Kom Questions Protest Rule At Women's World Boxing Championships

After Mary Kom lost her World Championships semifinals bout, India lodged a protest but it was turned down by the International Boxing Association's (AIBA) technical committee.

World Boxing Championships: Manju Rani Enters Finals, Mary Kom, Jamuna Boro, Lovlina Borgohain Take Home Bronze
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World Boxing Championships: Manju Rani Enters Finals, Mary Kom, Jamuna Boro, Lovlina Borgohain Take Home Bronze

Women's World Boxing Championships: Mary Kom and two other boxers took home bronze, while Manju Rani reached the finals in her maiden appearance.

"Certainly Unhappy With Judging": Mary Kom On Loss In World Boxing Championships Semifinals
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"Certainly Unhappy With Judging": Mary Kom On Loss In World Boxing Championships Semifinals

After Mary Kom lost her semi-final bout 1-4, India appealed the judges' decision but the appeal was turned down.

Mary Kom Takes Home Bronze After Losing In World Boxing Championships Semis, Questions Judges
Written By Abhimanyu Bose

Mary Kom Takes Home Bronze After Losing In World Boxing Championships Semis, Questions Judges' Decision

India appealed the judges' decision after Mary Kom lost her semi-final bout in the World Boxing Championships but the appeal was turned down.

Mary Kom vs Busenaz Cakiroglu, World Boxing Championships 2019 Semi-Final Highlights: Mary Kom Loses In Semis, Takes Home Bronze
Abhimanyu Bose

Mary Kom vs Busenaz Cakiroglu, World Boxing Championships 2019 Semi-Final Highlights: Mary Kom Loses In Semis, Takes Home Bronze

Mary Kom vs Busenaz Cakiroglu, Boxing Highlights: Mary Kom bowed out to Turkey's Busenaz Cakiroglu in the World Boxing Championships semi-finals.

Focus On Mary Kom As India Eye Women
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Focus On Mary Kom As India Eye Women's World Boxing Championships Glory

Mary Kom is assured of an unparalleled eighth world medal but will be hoping to win her semi-final bout and challenge for the gold medal.

Mary Kom Secures 8th Women
Akash Khanna

Mary Kom Secures 8th Women's World Boxing Championships Medal, Manju Rani, Jamuna Boro, Lovlina Borgohain In Semis

Mary Kom registered a 5-0 unanimous victory over Ingrit Valencia of Colombia in the 51kg flyweight category to enter the Women's World Boxing Championships semifinals.

Women
Samrat Chakraborty

Women's World Boxing Championships: Mary Kom Beats Jutamas Jitpong To Enter Quarter-Finals, Saweety Boora Knocked Out

Women's World Boxing Championships: Mary Kom won her second round bout by a unanimous 5:0 margin to enter the quarter-finals.

Mary Kom To Lead India
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Mary Kom To Lead India's Charge In Women's World Boxing Championships

India's best performance at the tournament was back in 2006 when the country, hosting the event, topped the medals tally with a haul of eight.

Mary Kom Aims For World Boxing Championship Glory, Says Medal Best Way To Silence Critics
Indo-Asian News Service

Mary Kom Aims For World Boxing Championship Glory, Says Medal Best Way To Silence Critics

Mary Kom says the World Boxing Championship will be a good opportunity to evaluate her opponents ahead of the Tokyo Olympics next year

Mary Kom, 8 Women Athletes In Line For Padma Awards: Report
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Mary Kom, 8 Women Athletes In Line For Padma Awards: Report

Mary Kom along with eight other athletes have been nominated for the prestigious Padma Vibhushan Award, India's second highest civilian award.

Mary Kom, Amit Panghal Among 10 Boxers In TOPS Scheme
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Mary Kom, Amit Panghal Among 10 Boxers In TOPS Scheme

Apart from the boxers, the committee has also included 22-year-old women's 10m air pistol shooter Yashaswini Singh Deswal and Badminton star Sai Praneeth in the TOPS scheme.

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